Things to see and do the week of Aug. 8, 2018

  • Doris Ballard during her private performance at the Hatbox Theatre at the Steeplegate Mall on July 25, 2018. She will be headlining with a group of comedians on August 10th. GEOFF FORESTER

Wednesday, August 08, 2018
Laughta in New Hampsha Reunion

What: Alumni of Laughta in New Hampsha will present stand up comedy with headliner Steve Scarfo, a 20-year veteran of the Boston comedy scene.

When: Friday at 7:30 p.m.

Where: Hatbox Theatre, Steeplegate Mall, Concord

Cost: $17; $14 students, seniors, members; $12 senior members

Info: hatboxnh.com

‘Musing Mediterranean’

What: In her new book, Beth Daigle should be doing backflips as she prepares to escape her humdrum suburban life, but travel anxiety gets the best of her. This is a trip of a lifetime, something to look forward to, yet Beth is dreading it.

When: Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.

Where: Gibson’s Bookstore, Concord

Info: gibsonsbookstore.com

New Light Art Project

What: A collaborative art exhibition of several Christian artists and poets from Central New Hampshire who have come together to share their original paintings, art pieces and poems with the public.

When: Exhibit, Aug. 12 to 31; reception, Aug. 20 at 6:30 p.m.

Where: Boscawen Congregational Church, 12 High St., Boscawen

Info:  boscawencongregational-church.com

Duo Concert

What: Soprano Danielle Buonaiuto and pianist Jason Wirth will perform. They are artists in residence at Avaloch Farm in Boscawen.

When: Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Where: United Church of Penacook

Cost: Free

Info: ucpnh.org

Santa Croce

What: Sibling band who fuse indie-folk, world and pop genres.

When: Today at 7:30 p.m.

Where: Hatbox Theatre, Steeplegate Mall, Concord

Cost: $12 to $17

Info: hatboxnh.com